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noun as in handcuffs

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I should worry if Burd has a dozen maiden aunts,” observed Amy scornfully, “and they all knitted him red wristlets!

The ordinary wristlets or pulse-warmers are knitted in the same way, 8½ inches long, and sewed up with no thumb-opening.

The smiths who had riveted the wristlets and ankle-rings were already busy with their files.

Stand still while a friend of mine presents you with wristlets.

The woolen wristlets had been removed, there were the white scars, the marks of the convict's long-worn irons.


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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wristlets, such as: bracelets, braces, chains, clamps, cuffs, and fetters.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.